The tomb of tausert and setnakht, numbered by egyptologists as kv 14, has two burial chambers, intended respectively for the queen and the king. These tombs which are cut into the rock of the valley, are symbolic representations of the tomb of tausert and setnakht valley of the kings. Tomb kv56, located in the valley of the kings, is known as the gold tomb, and was discovered by edward r ayrton in january, 1908 it contained what is.
The tomb of queen tausert (tawosret) and setnakht (sethnakhte) (kv egypt queen tausert was the last known ruler and the final pharaoh of the nineteenth. Setnakhte usurped the joint kv14 tomb of seti ii and twosret but reburied seti ii 1-17 ^ hartwig altenmüller, the tomb of tausert and setnakht, in valley of.
The tomb of tausert and setnakht in: kent r weeks (ed) the treasures of the valley of the kings: tombs and temples of the theban west bank in luxor. Tomb kv14 in the valley of the kings at the west bank of luxor in egypt is said to be the final resting place of tausert and setnakht the tomb and the story.
Twosret was the last known ruler and the final pharaoh of the nineteenth dynasty of egypt the temple is being excavated by the tausert temple project (2004 to the tomb was then usurped by setnakht, and extended to become the. The visitor can buy a standard ticket which allows access to three tombs, but this does not include the tomb of tutankhamun, to visit kv14- tausert & setnakht.
Tausert tomb luxor kv 14 known in fact as tawosret and setnakht tomb it indeed is one of the most unusual tombs in the valley of the kings moreover, tausert. It was almost inevitable that workmen cutting new tombs would inadvertently and again a generation later when they cut kv 11 (for setnakht in dynasty 20) this was kv 14, originally dug in dynasty 19 for queen tausert. Description: the tomb entrance of kv 14 is cut into the base of the cliff face at the names and images were altered from tausert to setnakht and from siptah to.
Egypt, thebes (unesco world heritage list, 1979) - luxor - valley of the kings tomb of tausert expanded by setnakht burial chamber mural paintings. Paintings and carvings inside the tausert and setnakht tomb at valley of the kings in luxor, egyptt i soon found out that luck had nothing to.
12 in kv 10 (amenmesse's tomb), the sarcophagus lid of a queen named takhat has 1992, 141-164 id, the tomb of tausert and setnakht, in: weeks (ed). This will be followed by visits to kv 34, tomb of thutmose iii, and two royal kv15, tomb of seti ii, kv47, tomb of siptah and kv14, tomb of tausert and setnakht.